Randstad Business Analyst / Informatics in Spring, Texas
Business Analyst / Informatics
Monday, October 17, 2016
Temp to Perm
Under general supervision, the primary role of the Business Analyst (sometimes known as the Functional Analyst) is to represent the interests of the business in the development of Informatics solutions. The secondary role is to function as an interpreter for business and technical staff, translating concepts and terminology and generally bridging gaps in understanding.
Under normal circumstances, someone from the business community fills this role, having deep knowledge of the business requirement is indispensable. Sound knowledge of technology and the development life-cycle is essential as it allows the individual to function as the communications channel between technical and business users.
Supports and adheres to our Compliance Program, to include the Code of Ethics and Business Standards.
- Director of Product Development
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
Ensures that the delivered solution fulfills the needs of the business (should be involved in decisions related to the business requirements)
Assists in determining the data integration system project scope, time and required resources
Provides support and analysis of data collection, mapping, aggregation and balancing functions
Performs requirements analysis, documentation, testing, ad-hoc reporting, user support and product leadership
Produces detailed business process flows, functional requirements specifications and data models and communicates these requirements to the design and build teams
Conducts cost/benefit assessments of the functionality requested by end-users
Prioritizes and balances competing priorities
Plans and authors the user documentation set
Bachelors/Master s degree in Informatics, Public Health, Statistics, Research Methods, or related fields
Minimum Five (5) years of related work experience in the field of business analysis and supporting healthcare information systems.
Possesses excellent communication skills, both written and verbal
Must be able to work effectively with both business and technical stakeholders
Works independently with minimal supervision
Has sound knowledge in business design methodology - UML, Visio and experience in analytics and data visualizations tools such as SAS, Tableau
Experience in mining Claims and EMR data, preferably Oncology related data
Advanced understanding of SQL, MS Excel-Macros and other Relational Databases is required.
Sound statistical analysis program experience, including SPSS or SAS is required.
Oncology experience preferred.
Holds certification in industry vertical knowledge (if applicable)
Uses Technical and Functional Experience: Possesses up to date knowledge of the profession and industry; is regarded a san expert in the technical/functional area; accesses and uses other expert resources when appropriate.
Demonstrates Adaptability: Handles day to day work challenges confidently; is willing and able to adjust to multiple demands, shifting priorities, ambiguity and rapid change; shows resilience in the face of constraints, frustrations, or adversity; demonstrates flexibility.
Uses Sound Judgment: Makes timely, cost effective and sound decisions; makes decisions under conditions of uncertainty.
Shows Work Commitment: Sets high standards of performance; pursues aggressive goals and works efficiently to achieve them.
Commits to Quality: Emphasizes the need to deliver quality products and/or services; defines standards for quality and evaluated products, processes, and service against those standards; manages quality; improves efficiencies.